What does Pierson mean?
How popular is Pierson?
Pierson is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#1158 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Pierce (#470 via latest list) is the only prominent varying form of Pierson (not ranked). Other forms, like Piersson, are uncommon. This relation of Pierson was at the apex of its popularity in the year 2013 (usage of 0.54%) and is almost as common today (usage 0.53%, ▼1.5%). Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Pierson and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Pierson is alike in pronunciation to Parson and Person. Other recommended similar baby names are Emerson▲, Gerson, Kieron, Kierron, Parken, Parkin, Parsons, Paterson, Perkin, Perkins, Perkyn, Persons, Peterson and Piero. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pierson.